Woodroom Operations Team Member

Mill Operations

Date Posted: November 22, 2023

Job Location: Slave Lake

Job Type: Coop

Start: Immediately

Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.


Address: P.O. Box 1790, Slave Lake, Alberta, Canada T0G 2A0

Job Description

West Fraser is a leading diversified forest products company.
Recognized for the tenth time as one of Canada’s Top 100
Employers and one of Canada’s Best Employers for Recent Graduates,
we continue to grow. We are looking for talented people to be part
of our team. We believe in growing our team from within and many of
our employees have built their careers with us. West Fraser’s Slave
Lake Pulp Division has an opportunity for an:

Woodroom Operations Team

Our ideal candidate will possess:

  • Grade 12 High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Prior experience in a fast-paced industrial environment with
    preference to individuals having experience within forestry or
  • Ability to work rotating shifts that include days, nights,
    weekends & holidays
  • Eagerness and ability to cross train and further develop skills
    to add value to the team
  • Ability to work in changing environment which may include
    temperature extremes, heights, odors, dust, confined spaces,
    indoors and outdoors.
  • Demonstrated team skills & basic computer knowledge
  • A strong commitment to Health and Safety
  • Good verbal and written skills
  • Mechanical aptitude & initiative for problem solving
  • Experience as a crane operator or chip preparation plant
    operator will be an asset

Slave Lake Pulp is a Bleached Chemical Thermo-Mechanical Pulp
(BCTMP) mill located approximately 2.5 hours north of Edmonton,
Alberta.  Slave Lake Pulp is committed to continuous
improvement, through operational, mechanical, electrical, and
instrumentation reliability. We have a collaborative, team culture.
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Slave Lake boasts the second largest lake in Alberta and offers
great ice fishing in the winter and swimming in the summer. The
town of approximately 7,000 residents has all the amenities of a
larger center yet maintains the outdoor lifestyle of a small
community. For more on Slave Lake, please visit:

West Fraser believes inclusive, diverse teams build a more
vibrant workforce, safer operations and a stronger company overall.
We strive to create workplaces and leadership teams that are
reflective of the diverse communities we are a part of. We will not
discriminate against any applicant for
employment on the basis of race, gender, national origin or any
other protected legal characteristic.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only
those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls

Job Conditions

  • Minimum experience: 0 to 1 year
  • Minimum educational level: Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • Language: English

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